Iquitos is in the Amazonas region of Peru. This is not to be confused with the Department Amazonas where Chachapoyas is located. Iquitos is the capital of the vast Department of Loreto, which covers most of the northern Amazon region of Peru.

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  • Location:  , ,
  • Population:  371,000
  • IATA airport code:  IQT
  • Latitude of center:  3° 44' (3.7333°) south
  • Longitude of center:  73° 15' (73.25°) west
  • Average elevation:  92 meters (302 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Iquitos
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Iquitos

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Other Names for Iquitos

  • Belarusian:  Горад Ікітас
  • Chinese:  伊基托斯
  • Georgian:  იკიტოსი
  • Hebrew:  איקיטוס
  • Japanese:  イキトス
  • Korean:  이키토스
  • Latin:  Iquitum
  • Lithuanian:  Ikitosas
  • Macedonian:  Икитос
  • Ossetian:  Икитос
  • Persian:  ایکیتوس
  • Quechua:  Ikitus
  • Russian:  Икитос
  • Thai:  อีกีโตส
  • Ukrainian:  Ікітос
  • Urdu:  اکیتوس
  • Uzbek:  Ikitos

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